Sridhar Mitta, Founder of NextWealth Entrepreneurs

Sridhar Mitta, Founder of NextWealth Entrepreneurs

Dr. Sridhar Mitta’s fifty years of professional experience in the IT industry can be summarized in three words: Technology. Business. Entrepreneurship. Dr. Mitta was able to blend his R&D skills with business acumen to produce products and services that met industry needs and at the same time were commercially viable.

Dr. Mitta is currently the Founder of NextWealth Entrepreneurs, Bangalore, whose purpose is to provide employment to fresh graduates in small towns, mainly focusing on women. NextWealth is an unique IT company that helps its global clients to gain insights from their data by blending human touch with digital technologies. NextWealth has setup multiple delivery centres in small towns along with local entrepreneurs. Currently, NextWealth has six such centres in four different states employing over 4,000 graduates and plan to scale to 10,000 graduates in next three years. The graduates work from home or close to home or close hometown. During the Covid pandemic NextWealth was able to shift its workforce entirely to work from home in just three days without any interruption to its business clients.

Dr. Mitta was the first employee of Wipro’s IT business and spearheaded its growth into many businesses as CTO for 20 years from 1980. He founded two start-ups EnThink Inc. and e4e Inc. in Santa Clara, US.

Dr. Mitta is associated with The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE) . He is engaged in advisory roles with many VCs, Government entities, and start-ups. He received master’s from IIT/Kharagpur and MS & PhD from Oklahoma State University, US.